How to Lighten Arm Hair at Home Naturally
I have dark hair on my arms and I really feel very embarrassed. I know many people have the same issue. There is no need to hide arm hair under long sleeves because there are lots of natural methods that can help you in getting rid of your problem. Many women commit the mistake of removing arm hair by using hair removal cream, razor and so on but these methods are also popular for causing skin problems such as bumps, rashes, irritations and allergic reaction. In order avoid these problems you will need to bleach them to make their color less noticeable. But, problem of skin damage is still intact. To cope with this skin damage problem you can make and use natural remedies to safely lighten your arm hair at home. It is a classic and inexpensive way to get rid of dark hair. Here are some methods on how to fade arm hair at home.
How to Lighten Arm Hair at Home
Use of hydrogen peroxide is very popular when it comes to hair bleaching and of course it is one of the best at home ways to fade the color of hair. But, one this I would like to say here, that peroxide is a harsh chemical so do not over use it and avoid it completely if you have sensitive skin. Now, to use peroxide for arm hair, put half tbsp, of ammonia and a little amount of lemon juice in ¼ cup of hydrogen peroxide. Apply the resultant solution on your arms. Wait for about 5-10 minutes and then rinse off. Use this solution on a regular basis. One more thing- it would be good to do a patch test before it application.
Lemon juice is very famous in skin care due to its skin fading properties. You can also use this ingredient to bleach your hair. Just apply it on the arm and sit in the sunlight for a few minutes. Wash it off by using water and a gentle soap. After doing this 3-4 times a week, you will surely observe a difference in the color of hair. This remedy is relatively safer than hydrogen peroxide but if you are allergic to lemon or you have too dry or sensitive skin then do not use it.
Regular milk baths can also help lighten your hair as well as your complexion. Lightening effects of milk comes from lactic acid, which is found abundantly in milk. Milk bath will also hydrate and exfoliate your skin and hence you will get flawless arms naturally. To prepare this bath, put three cups full of whole milk in your bath tub. Soak and have perfect arms.
These were some natural methods on how to lighten arm hair at home. Remember, bleaching treatment whether it is done by using natural ingredients or with chemicals, can increase the sensitivity of the skin, making it more prone to sun damage. So, do not forget to use a good quality sunscreen.